The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Vulnerability Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Vulnerability Management
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 - 135
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Vulnerability Management 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.15% - 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% - 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £53,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -14.28% +10.52%  

Vulnerability Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1754 2097 1742
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.17% 87.59% 86.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1430 1534 1415
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Vulnerability Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Vulnerability Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Management in Birmingham

Vulnerability Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Vulnerability Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 10 (66.67%) SIEM
3 9 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (53.33%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (46.67%) Security Operations
5 7 (46.67%) Network Security
5 7 (46.67%) Information Security
6 6 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 5 (33.33%) Presales
7 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 5 (33.33%) QRadar
7 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 5 (33.33%) IBM
7 5 (33.33%) CCNP
7 5 (33.33%) CISSP
7 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
8 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
8 4 (26.67%) CISM
8 4 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
8 4 (26.67%) Malware Analysis
8 4 (26.67%) GPG13
8 4 (26.67%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
8 4 (26.67%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (26.67%) SANS
9 3 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (20.00%) Threat Detection

Vulnerability Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) Network Security
3 4 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) DMZ
4 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
5 1 (6.67%) BGP
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) OSPF
5 1 (6.67%) SNMP
5 1 (6.67%) SSL
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) WLAN
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Security Specialist
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Security Operations Specialist
2 4 (26.67%) SIEM Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Penetration Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (13.33%) Cybercrime
3 2 (13.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (6.67%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 1 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) SIEM
2 9 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (53.33%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (46.67%) Information Security
4 7 (46.67%) Security Operations
5 5 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 5 (33.33%) Presales
5 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (26.67%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
6 4 (26.67%) Malware Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) Change Control
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (20.00%) Network Design
7 3 (20.00%) Threat Detection
8 2 (13.33%) Analytics
8 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
8 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) Python
1 2 (13.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CCNP
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (33.33%) CISSP
2 4 (26.67%) CISM
2 4 (26.67%) SANS
3 3 (20.00%) CCNA
3 3 (20.00%) CEH
3 3 (20.00%) GCIA
3 3 (20.00%) GCIH
3 3 (20.00%) GIAC
3 3 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCDP
4 1 (6.67%) CCSE
4 1 (6.67%) IISP
4 1 (6.67%) ISSAP
4 1 (6.67%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (26.67%) GPG13
3 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (13.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) QRadar
2 2 (13.33%) Nessus
2 2 (13.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (13.33%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Qualys
2 2 (13.33%) Rapid7
2 2 (13.33%) Splunk
3 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Forcepoint
3 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) LogRhythm
3 1 (6.67%) Tufin